Tag: hearst magazines

by Fannie Cohen

We’ve known for some time that the visual social network Pinterest has a knack for driving traffic to certain online glossy pubs. But now we’re learning just how influential Pinterest is in referral traffic and even e-commerce, just as the giant network starts selling Promoted Pins and a self-service version for smaller businesses. And with [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Facebook to introduce hashtags (AllThingsD) 2. The newsonomics of Hearst Magazines’ 1 million new customers (Nieman Lab) 3. Global study shows more journalists embrace social media – Germans, not so much (paidContent) 4. Gatekeepers of cable TV try to stop Intel (NYT) 5. Web display ads often not visible (WSJ) 6. Feedly starts weaning itself from Google Reader servers (CNET) Get our newsletters delivered straight to your [...] more »

by Rachele Kanigel

When hiring editors call Joe Grimm, a visiting editor in residence at the Michigan State University School of Journalism, in search of interns, they better be ready for a grilling. Here’s how it typically goes: GRIMM: Do you pay your interns? EDITOR: Well, no. GRIMM: Why not? EDITOR: Because we don’t have money to pay [...] more »